Penang in a Week (Week Ending 11 JUL 2009)

Penang PKR chairman warns against “secret meetings”

Malaysia StarManjit Kaur‎Jul 11, 2009‎
It was also reported that nine divisions had agreed that the new chairman should take charge in Penang. Zahrain said if there was indeed such a meeting,

RTU cagers second in Penang‎Jul 10, 2009‎
PENANG, MALAYSIA — RIZAL TECHNOLOGical University put up a brave stand before bowing to the Malaysian national team, 92-100, and finishing second in the

Preliminary EIA to be done for project to deepen Penang channel

The Sun DailyHimanshu Bhatt‎Jul 10, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN (July 9, 2009): The Penang Port Commission (PPC) is undertaking a preliminary environmental impact assessment (EIA) for the

Penang DCM: Kg Buah Pala dispute is another land scam

Malaysia Star‎Jul 7, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: The Kampung Buah Pala land dispute is another example of a land scam plaguing the state, Penang Deputy Chief Minister II Dr P. Ramasamy said.

Plus: Direct journeys between KL-Penang starting July 13

New Straits Times‎Jul 10, 2009‎
KUALA LUMPUR: Starting Monday, motorists using the North-South Expressway (Plus) between Kuala Lumpur to Penang and vice versa can travel direct without

MACC nabs senior Penang consultant

Malaysia StarLourdes Charles‎Jul 9, 2009‎
KUALA LUMPUR: A senior consultant acting for the Penang state government has been arrested by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission
MACC Nabs Local Authority Consultant For Asking RM350,000 Bribe Bernama

AirAsia aims to park 10 planes in Penang to start new hub

Malaysia StarDavid Tan‎Jul 7, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: AirAsia Bhd’s plan to park more planes at the Penang International Airport can materialise faster if Penang has a low-cost carrier

Divine Bulgarian Food in Penang @ Vintage Bulgaria, Tanjung Bungah

Malaysia Star‎Jul 9, 2009‎
However, to get Bulgarian food in Penang is much easier now since Vintage Bulgaria opened its doors. Vintage Bulgaria is located in Tanjung Bungah’s

Lim proposed as Penang Pakatan chairman

Malaysia Star‎Jul 7, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: Penang PKR has proposed that Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng be appointed the state Pakatan Rakyat chairman. State PKR head Datuk Zahrain Hashim

July 7 a public holiday in Penang from 2010

Malaysia Star‎Jul 7, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Government will declare July 7 as a state public holiday beginning next year to commemorate George Town receiving the Unesco World
A lesson from Unesco The Sun Daily

Developers keen to resume launches

Malaysia StarShannen Wong‎Jul 10, 2009‎
At least two luxurious residences in Kuala Lumpur and five high-end residential projects in Penang will be unveiled soon. (See table) “Given the warm

Alleycats Vocalist Posthumously Conferred Datukship

Bernama‎Jul 11, 2009‎
Loganathan was among 793 recipients of honours and medals conferred in conjunction with the 71st birthday of the Penang Yang Dipertua Negeri Tun Abdul

Penang urged to adopt Italian model in preserving heritage properties

Malaysia StarDavid Tan‎Jul 5, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: Initiatives to conserve Penang’s heritage properties could assume the Italian model which involves the collaboration between the private and

From Recreation Trainer To Best Inspector Trainee

Bernama‎Jul 11, 2009‎
One year later, Yip, 29, a graduate in Housing and Building Planning from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang emerged as best trainee overall.

KL, Penang property markets looking good

The Malaysian Insider‎Jul 8, 2009‎
Location-wise, Penang is another hot-spot, popular with Penangites and other northerners, as well as KL-ites looking to retire there.